Cargo transportation rises 10% in Azerbaijan, January-November

Cargo transportation rises 10% in Azerbaijan, January-November
# 18 December 2008 14:11 (UTC +04:00)
Baku. Nijat Mustafayev – APA-Economics. Cargo transportation rose 10.4%, year-on-year, in January-November to 165.2 million tonnes and cargo turnover rose 15.5% in Azerbaijan, said the State Statistical Committee.
Of this, 47.2% were transported by road, 30.9% by pipeline (including 18.2% by Baku-Tbilisi-ceyhan and 1.8% by Baku-Tbilsi-Erzurum pipelines), 15.3% by rail and 6.6% by sea. Private sector took 69% of the total transportation.
1.1 billion people were carried in the transportation sector, a 8% increase on a year earlier. The private sector took an 83.3% share.
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